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Doing a Summer Internship? Tips for Making the BEST First Impression – Sandy’s Blog in The Huffington Post

Attention New Grads, Almost Grads and Interns-Just-Because! This is for you. If you were lucky enough to get a kick-ass internship like the girls who are learning here at Weddings in Vieques, do not screw it up! Make the best first impression possible with the company who has been kind enough to offer you a […]

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Wedding Planning Is NOT What You See in the Movies – Guest Blog by Devon-the-Intern

I’ve become someone I can’t stand. I’ve become a realist. Granted, this is coming from the girl who saw the movie “Pearl Harbor” and considered switching her major to nursing. Yes, I do believe everything happens like it does in the movies! At least I used to. Unfortunately, after being in the wedding industry for […]

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Fantastic Tour of Vieques Sugar Cane Plantation Ruins by the Island’s Historical Trust — Guest Blog by Devon-the-Intern

Before my arrival in Vieques, I did some research to look up all the “touristy” things I could do while living on the island for five months. Coming into the Weddings in Vieques internship experience with four back-to-back weddings right away didn’t leave me much time to take in the Viequenses culture, or go on […]

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Exploring All Your Wedding Dessert Options – Cake Isn’t the ONLY Choice Anymore! Guest Blog by Kayla-the-Intern

Warning! Your stomach may be growling by the end of this blog! One wedding tradition that some brides and grooms love is cutting the cake. They take elegant pictures while slicing a beautiful, elaborate cake, and then smash it in each other’s faces. If that isn’t true love, I don’t know what is! Cake is […]

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4 Common Wedding Guest Complaints and What We Wish They Knew – Guest Blog by Devon-the-Intern

Weddings are held to such a high standard because it’s supposed to be nothing short, of the best day of the bride and groom’s lives. For most couples, that is exactly how it is, and those are the memories they take away. If something did go wrong during the course of the events, our hope […]

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5 Things that Will Make or Break Your Resume – Sandy’s Blog in The Huffington Post Biz Section

Hello Soon-to-Be and New Graduates! Congratulations on that amazing achievement. What’s next? Finding a good internship or a real job, right? But first impressions are everything, and most of the time your cover letter and resume ARE YOUR FIRST IMPRESSION. Check out my blog in The Huffington Post with tips on how to avoid some […]

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Special Moments You Should Let the Bride and Groom Have to Themselves on Their Wedding Day – Guest Blog by Devon-the-Intern

Let’s be clear before I start – the wedding day to a bride & groom should be about celebrating their relationship and “till death do us part” commitment WITH friends and family, or they would have eloped. However, as important as the guests’ presence is, there are a few specific times you should leave the […]

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The Non-Traditional Bride – Dare to Be Different on Your Big Day – Guest Blog by Kayla-the-Intern

It is in a girl’s nature to dream of what her wedding will be like a beautiful dress, the perfect bouquet, and the best ceremony. All of this followed by the grandest reception filled with great food and dancing the night away. But, I am not your typical girl. Actually, non-traditional would be an accurate […]

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Tips for Choosing the Best Wedding Gown for Your Body Type – Guest Blog by Chelsey-the-Intern

The moment it sinks in that you’re REALLY engaged, your shopping cart is basically one big, rolling magnet for all sorts of bridal magazines. It’s pretty much inevitable. Even though you can find most everything online now, newly engaged brides want to go buy those glossy books and peruse their pages. They waited long enough […]

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What to Do About the Ceremony When a Bride and Groom Are Different Religions – Guest Blog by Liz-the-Intern

Marriage between people of two different religions has increased significantly within the past couple of decades. Many people are now looking beyond their particular faith when choosing a spouse. For some, religion isn’t even a consideration. According to an article by Naomi Schaefer Riley, “Forty-two percent of marriages in the U.S. are interfaith ones. Marriages […]

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